On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1995

Historical Events

Music Single

"Battle of Brit Pop" rival bands Oasis (Roll with It) and Blur (Country House) release singles on the same day

Musician Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher
  • Iran's official news agency, IRNA, reports that Iran has been unable to sell 200 million barrels per day of crude oil since the imposition of a unilateral oil embargo by the US
  • Shannon Faulkner becomes 1st woman to attend the Citadel

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Fattorini, businessman, dies at 82
1995 Highlights

About August 14, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo